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HITTY  The Life and Adventures of a Wooden Doll. by  Dorothy P. (illustrator).  Story by Rachel Field.: LATHROP - First Edition - from Roger Middleton (SKU: 33993)

HITTY The Life and Adventures of a Wooden Doll.

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HITTY The Life and Adventures of a Wooden Doll.

by LATHROP, Dorothy P. (illustrator). Story by Rachel Field.:

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London, Routledge, 1932.. FIRST UK EDITION 1932, large 8vo, 250 x 165 mm, 9¾ x 6¼ inches, yellow cloth, red lettered upper cover and spine, pages: vii, 214. 3 beautiful colour plates, 10 exquisite black and white plates and 8 text illustrations. Tail of spine very slightly worn with 2 minute nicks to cloth, tiniest bump to corners, lower cover slightly unevenly faded, 1 or 2 very minor marks to cloth, erased pencil inscription on front endpaper, showing slightly, edges faintly foxed, occasional pale fox spot to margins. Very good plus copy (lacking dustwrapper). Author and artist of this delightful popular doll book were American. It first appeared in the US in 1929 with the subtitle: My First Five Hundred Years. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE, FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST.


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Roger Middleton GB (GB)
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HITTY The Life and Adventures of a Wooden Doll.
LATHROP, Dorothy P. (illustrator). Story by Rachel Field.:
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London, Routledge, 1932.
wooden dolls Dorothy P. Lathrop Rachel Field children's doll book

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Roger Middleton

We have been established booksellers for 42 years. We are a postal business only (strictly no callers). We are long-standing members of the P.B.F.A. the largest trade association for antiquarian booksellers in the UK. We wrap all our parcels in new materials and all our books are insured at our expense. Books may be returned if wrongly described, all costs will be met by us. ****PLEASE NOTE: POSTAGE WILL BE CHARGED AT COST, MEANING THAT POSTAGE WILL BE REDUCED ON PARCELS WEIGHING UNDER 1 KILO, AND IT WILL BE INCREASED ON MOST PARCELS WEIGHING MORE THAN 1 KILO****

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We are a postal business only, selling rare and antiquarian books on interesting subjects.


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Foxing is the age related browning, or brown-yellowish spots, that can occur to book paper over time. When this aging process...[more]
The collective of the top, fore and bottom edges of the text block of the book, being that part of the edges of the pages of a...[more]
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....[more]
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched...[more]
The heel of the spine.

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